Mixed Peoples of Our First Nations

Pauwau Schedule 2019

Native American Gatherings in The Hunting Ground Area


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  POWWOWS / GATHERINGS / FESTIVALS

  SCHEDULE FOR 2019



    LISTINGS FOR KENTUCKY, INDIANA, OHIO, AND TENNESSEE
   PLEASE CHECK FOR MORE DETAILS AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE


POWWOW, NATIVE AMERICAN FESTIVAL AND GATHERING ETIQUETTE


PLEASE DO

1. Please stand and remove your hat whenever the Honor Guard Flags is brought into or taken from the Arena, and at all times when instructed by 
the Master of Ceremonies.


2. Please feel free to join in the Intertribal Dancing. 

Listen carefully to the Master of Ceremonies. 

He will tell you when visitors are permitted to enter the Arena and join the dancing. 

At all other times, please respect the sacredness of the Arena by not entering it.

PLEASE DON'T

1. Please do not randomly walk, run, or play in the Dancer's Arena.

2. Please do not point with a finger, particularly the index finger, to an individual,

as it is impolite. 

It is best to indicate a person by pointing with the eyes or a head nod. 


3. Please do not touch any feather that has fallen to the ground. 

Guard it and notify a festival official. 

This is because a ceremony must be performed to recover the fallen feather. 

THIS CEREMONY MUST NOT BE PHOTOGRAPHED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.

4. Please do not touch any of the regalia of the dancers. 

Regalia are any clothing, jewelry, or other ornamental articles worn by the dancers. Many of these are fragile and some are very old and have been handed down 

from ancestors.

5. Please do not tape songs, unless the head singer of a Drum gives 
permission. 

Even if permission has been granted, the Master of Ceremonies may request that specific songs not be recorded.


6. Please do not take a photograph of or videotape any individual inside or outside of

the Arena without first getting permission from that person. 

Obtaining a person's permission is a respectful recognition of that person's dignity.


7. ALCOHOL, DRUGS AND FIREARMS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT POWWOWS, FESTIVALS OR GATHERINGS. VIOLATORS WILL BE REMOVED.



MAY


Tennessee


May 11, 12, 2019

"14th Annual Millington Powwow"

***Memorial Powwow For Clare Hunt***

Turtle Island Native American Association

USA Ball Stadium (outside)

4351 Babe Howard Boulevard

Millington, Shelby County, Tennessee

Powwow gates open Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grand Entry: 12:00 Noon

ADMISSION:

Adults: $5.00

Ages 6 - 14 and 65 or older: $3.00

Family: $10.00

Military / First Responders with ID: FREE

Special Dance Group: DANZA AZECA QUETZALCOATL

Aztec Dancers, with their Beautiful Regalia

and Traditional / Entertaining performance

Native American Craft Vendors

Fry-Bread and Concessions

Cabot Barden

Native of Sylacauga, Alabama, is an author, musician, singer / songwriter.

Cabot has several books involving Native Americans.

John "Lone Eagle" and Band

Playing their Entertaining, Contemporary Native American Music.

John T. Wayne

Author, Grandson of the Duke, Civil War buff, and

researcher into Cherokee involvement in the Civil War.

Come out and learn from 6'4" John T.

STAFF

Master of Ceremonies: Ken Dixon

Drums: BST

Arena Director: David Waddell

Headman: Daily Pick

Headlady: Daily Pick

Gate: David Lankford

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CONTACT:

901-876-4015

NO ALCOHOL, DRUGS, POLITICS OR OPEN CARRY


Ohio


May 18, 2019

"LENAC's 3rd Annual Mini Wacipi (Powwow)"

The Urban Community School campus

4909 Lorain Avenue

Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio

SCHEDULE:

Saturday, May 18th:

RAIN OR SHINE

Doors Open: To Be Announced

Grand Entry: To Be Announced

Dinner Break: To Be Announced

Concludes: To Be Announced

Host Drum: To Be Announced

Native American Dancers, Drum Groups, Craft Vendors,

Indian Tacos & Fry Bread, Snow Cones, and introducing

the NASA Glenn Research Center Activity Bus!

This Mini Wacipi is FREE and open to the public,

however, free will donations are welcomed.

Those donating will receive a ticket to be entered into

door prize drawings that will be held throughout the event.

Thank you for your support of this cultural program.

Hosted by the Lake Erie Native American Council

and made possible with support from:

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture

Neighborhood Connections

...and the support from donors like you!

Vendor spots available!!

Contact:

Email to: Marlys Rambeau at lenac2018@gmail.com

ALL VENDORS MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH

THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR INDIAN ARTS AND CRAFTS

BOARD RULES AND REGULATIONS, NO IMPORTS!


Ohio


May 18, 19, 2019

"4th Annual Chester L. Gray Memorial Gathering"

Salt Fork Stable,

17245 Cadiz Road

Lore City, Guernsey County, Ohio

Set up date: Friday, May 17, 2019

ALL DRUMS, ALL DANCERS, ALL VENDORS ****WELCOME****

PRIMITIVE STYLE CAMPING

There will be vendors but there is NO ELECTRICITY AVAILABLE ON GROUNDS.

Food Vendor: Boss Bison Ranch

GENERAL ADMISSION BY DONATION

FYI:

Call: Bear Willow at 740-704-0187 (during the day)

Medicine Bear at 740-697-0619

Email: triciashumate@yahoo.com

Or Facebook us at Bear Willow


Ohio


May 25, 26, 2019

"Native Woodland Gathering"

Hall-Fawcett Park

4595 CR 153

Bellefontaine, Logan County, Ohio

FREE ADMISSION

ALL DANCERS WELCOME

SATURDAY, MAY 25th:

GRAND ENTRY: 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM

SUNDAY, MAY 26th:

GRAND ENTRY: 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM

HOST DRUM: Southern Singers

GUEST DRUM: Mingo River & Shawnee Friends

STAFF

ARENA DIRECTOR:  Dancing Wolf

MASTER OF CEREMONIES: David Russell

HEAD MALE: Shawn Reilly

HEAD FEMALE: Sawyer Hacker

HEAD VETERAN: Standing Bear

LIMITED VENDOR SPACE

NO POLITICS, NO ALCOHOL

For any questions, please contact:

Standing Bear: 937-441-1565

Hawk Reeves: 419-234-4305

WEBSITE:

Logan Hills Gathering


JUNE


Indiana


June 1, 2, 2019

"13th Annual Miami Indians All Nations Gathering"

"Honoring Mother Earth"

Miami Indian Village & Teepee Village

11515 East US Highway 36,

Rockville, Parke County, Indiana (in Adams Township)

(3 miles east of Raccoon State Recreation Area)

NATIVE DRUMS, DANCE, & FLUTIST

PUBLIC INVITED

ADMISSION:

Adults: $5.00

Children 12 & under: FREE

FREE PARKING

SCHEDULE:

Saturday, June 2nd:

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM & 6:00 PM

Sunday, June 3rd:

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

HOST DRUM: MNI's Mississinewa Drum - Singers

VISITING DRUM: Thunder with the Hands

ENTERTAINMENT:

Eagles In Flight (Saturday & Sunday)

Indy Hula-Polneisian Dancer (Saturday Only)

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Miami Nation Of Indians Of The State Of Indiana


Ohio


June 1, 2, 2019

"Powwow Weekend"

Old West Festival

1449 Greenbush Cobb Road

Williamsburg, Clermont County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 1st: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday, June 2nd: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

ARENA DIRECTOR: Steven Zimmer

MASTER OF CEREMONIES: Oran Baumeister

HEAD VETERAN: Shawn Reilly

HOST DRUM: Southern Singers

CO-HOST DRUM: SkyHawk

FLUTIST: Bud Eaglewolf 

HEAD MAN: Charles Hodges

HEAD LADY: Lydia Green Miller

Activities expected to be available:

Horse Rides, Petting Zoo, Lots of Vendors, Amazing Food.

ADMISSION: $15.00

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

james@allhallowsevellc.com

DEADLINE FOR RESERVATIONS IS MARCH 29, 2019

CHECH OUT OUR VENUE AT:

OLD WEST FESTIVAL


Kentucky


June 8, 9, 2019

"Circle Of Peace Gathering"

Ohio Valley Native American Veteran Warrior Society (OVNAVWS)

Non-profit Veterans Organization

Shepherdsville City Park

West First Street and South Plum Street

Shepherdsville, Bullitt County, Kentucky

An All Ages Event

ADMISSION: TENTATIVE

Adults: $5.00 - Children Under 12: FREE

MILITARY: FREE ADMISSION With MILITARY ID (ACTIVE AND RETIRED) 

POLICE, FIRE FIGHTERS, EMTS: FREE ADMISSION With ID

Gate Time Saturday: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Flag Retrieval At Dusk

Gate Time Sunday: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

Flag Retrieval At Dusk

Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced

Arena Director: To Be Announced

Head Man Dancer: To Be Announced

Head Woman Dancer: To Be Announced

Junior Head Man Dancer: To Be Announced

Junior Head Woman Dancer: To Be Announced

Host Drum: To Be Announced

Invited Drum: To Be Announced

INVITED DRUMS ONLY

Native Drums, Dancing, Storytelling, Flute Playing,

Vendors and Demonstrations

PETS ALLOWED ON LEASH ONLY

NO FIREARMS, DRUGS, ALCOHOL, PROFANITY OR POLITICS

"BRING YOUR OWN CHAIRS AND BLANKETS"

For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Dunn

1-502-645-9024

atsilv88@yahoo.com

Subject Line: POWWOW


Indiana


June 8, 9, 2019

"16th Annual NCGLNAC Gathering of Great Lakes Nations"

The National Center For Great Lakes Native American Culture Inc.

Tri-State Antique Gas Engine Association Grounds

1010 Morton Street

Portland, Jay County, Indiana

Open to the Public

Saturday, June 8th:

Grounds open:

10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Dancing: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sunday, June 9th:

Grounds open:

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Dancing: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Admission charge

Information:

Kay Neumayr

765-426-3022

Email: kay.neumayr@ncglnac.com

Website:

NCGLNAC


Ohio


June 8, 9, 2019

"Spirit of The People Gathering"

4th Annual Gathering

Soaring Eagle Retreat

375 Horner Chapel Road

Peebles, Adams County, Ohio

ALL NATIONS WELCOME

Please share this information with others in your circle of friends and family.

This is Created By The People For The People

Saturday, Jun 9th: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Sunday, Jun 10th: 10:00 AM to 6 PM

All Nations Welcome

Drums: Okandada Spirit Wind Drum

WALK IN DRUMS WELCOME

Master of Ceremonies: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Arena Director: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Veteran: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Male Dancer: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Female Dancer: TO BE ANNOUNCED

ENJOY DRUMMING, DANCING, VENDORS, DEMONSTRATIONS, EDUCATION.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

PARKING: $5.00 PER CAR LOAD

Primitive camping available $15.00 per family -per - site for the Weekend

pre-paid prior to set up at Registration Booth.

Vending spots still available  - free camping for Vendors only.

For Information:

Jeanette: 937-302-9624

Visit us on Facebook at: Spirit Of The People Gathering 2019

*NO FIREARMS, POLITICS, DRUGS or ALCOHOL PERMITTED*


Ohio


June 14, 15, 16,  2019

"Honoring Our Ancestors 15th Annual Powwow"

United Eastern Lenape Nation & Ashtabula County Antique Engine Club

4026 State Route 322

Wayne, Ashtabula County, Ohio  (Williamsfield Township)

(Located between State Routes 193 and 7, just east of the RR tracks.)

Map linkhttp://goo.gl/maps/Zc0bW

SCHEDULE

Gates Open: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Grand Entry for Dancing: 12:00 Noon

ADMISSION

Adults: $5.00

Seniors (55+): $3.00

Children (6 - 12): $3.00

Children (under 6): FREE

CAMPING

Camping for Drums, Dancers, and Vendors Available

Host Drum: To Be Announced 

Guest Drum: To Be Announced 

Drums, Singers and Dancers Welcome

Storytellers, Native Flute Players, History Lessons, and Specialty Dances

Variety of Vendors

Native American Foods and American Foods


Ohio


June 15, 16, 2019

"6th Annual Baby Bison Days Charity Powwow"

Boss Bison Ranch

45701 Unionvale Road

Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 15th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Sunday, June 16th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

This is an intertribal charity powwow Honoring our Veterans and First Responders.

We will have Native dancing, food, Native crafts, vendors, and demonstrations.

50/50 Raffle

VENDORS BY INVITATION ONLY

The Baby Bison Days Charity Powwow is a rain or shine event and

is family friendly, so bring everyone!

We look forward to seeing you there!

ADMISSION

A nob-perishable food item (monetary donations also welcome).

All donations go to Harcatus Food Pantry.

HEAD STAFF

Host Drum: Red Bird Singers

Co-Host Drum: To Be Announced

Master of Ceremonies: Aaron Stevens

Head Veteran: Shawn Reilly

Head Man: Michael Edwards

Junior Head Man: Brock Smith

Head Lady: Leehya Wanner

Junior Head Lady: To Be Announced

Arena Director: Mike Lehnorth

All drums welcome.

No Drugs, Firearms, No Alcohol on property

For information:

Karen or Chad

Phone: 740-942-8726

Email: babybisondays@gmail.com

Website:

Boss Bison Ranch

Facebook:

Boss Bison Ranch


Ohio


June 22, 23, 2019

"31st Annual Keeping The Tradition Powwow"

Presented by The Miami Valley Council for Native Americans

Sun Watch Indian Village / Archaeological Park

2301 West River Road

Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 22nd:

11:00 AM: Entertainment To Be Announced.

12:00 PM: Grand Entry, Flag Song, Victory Song, Prayer,

Posting of the Staffs and Colors, Veterans Song.

12:30 PM: Intertribal and Special Dances.

4:45 PM: Retreat of Staffs and Colors.

5:00 PM: Dinner Break, Entertainment To Be Announced.

6:00 PM: Grand Entry, Flag Song, Victory Song, Prayer,

Posting of the Staffs and Colors.

6:30 PM: Intertribal and Special Dances.

8:30 PM: Retreat of Staffs and Colors.

Sunday, June 23rd:

11:00 AM: Entertainment To Be Announced.

12:00 PM: Grand Entry, Flag Song, Victory Song, Prayer,

Posting of the Staffs and Colors, Veterans Song.

12:30 PM: Intertribal and Special Dances.

4:45 PM: Retreat of Staffs and Colors.

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

FREE PARKING

ADMISSION

Adults (ages 17 - 59): $8.00

Seniors (ages 60+) & Students (ages 6 - 16): $6.00

Children (ages 5 and under): FREE

Dayton Society of Natural History Members:

Adults (ages 17 - 59): $4.00

Seniors (ages 60+): $3.00

Children (ages 5 and under): FREE

Children (ages 6 - 16): $3.00

Master of Ceremonies: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Arena Director: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Veteran: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Man: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Lady: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Host Drum: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Invited Drums: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Join in the celebration of the Miami Valley Council For Native Americans'

31st Annual Keeping The Tradition Powwow.

Explore tradition exemplifying generosity and giving while enjoying traditional dancing, arts and crafts, food, and singing.

Be sure to wear light weight clothing and bring a camera, water,

sun protection, and a lawn chair or blanket.

For information, call: 937-268+8199


Indiana


June 29, 30, 2019

"13th Annual Sycamore Springs Native American Gathering"

Descendants of The Eastern Woodland Indians

Sycamore Springs Park

Cherokee Spirit Sisters Memorial Camp

717 West Tunnel Hill Road

English, Crawford County, Indiana

Hours:

Saturday, June 29th: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sunday, June 30th: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Grand Entry is at Noon on both days

HOST DRUM: Thunder with the Hands

HONOR GUARD: Ohio Valley Native American Veteran Warrior Society

HEAD MAN DANCER: To Be Announced

HEAD WOMAN DANCER: To Be Announced

HOSTED BY PathSeeker

This IS an Intertribal, old fashioned Native American Indian gathering

for learning, sharing, and having fun.

Open to the public, everyone is invited.

This event will include vendor booths, dancing, flute music, storytelling,

impromptu drumming, Native American arts & crafts, demonstrations,

Cherokee singer (Ms. Baker), and a flint knapper.

There will be a candy dance for children, as well as adults.

We will host an hold a question and answer session

about Native Americans.

FREE ADMISSION TO THE GATHERING.

IF YOU CAN MAKE DONATIONS IF YOU LIKE.

CASH OR NON-PERISHABLE CAN GOODS (to be donated to local food pantry)

WOULD BE ACCEPTABLE.

Everyone is welcome, all ages.

If you have Regalia please wear it, come dance and have fun.

Sorry, no RV sites available, ONLY primitive camping sites are available!

Please come fully self-contained.

For primitive camping and vending,

Space is limited!

This is a gated park, gates close at 8:00 PM.

If you are vending or camping and come after 8:00 PM,

call 1-812-572-2426.

NO DRUGS, ALCOHOL OR FIREARMS ARE ALLOWED!

SYCAMORE SPRINGS PARK NOR EVENT ORGANIZERS HOLD ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ACCIDENTS, LOST OR STOLEN PROPERTY OR INJURIES.

Hosted by DO TE WI

For more information call:

1-812-365-2512

1-812-572-2426


JULY


Ohio


July 6, 7, 2019

"Monroe Powwow 2019"

"Honoring Those Who Walked The Woodlands Before Us."

Hannibal Locks & Dam

State Route 7

Hannibal, Monroe County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 6th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Gates Close: 8:00 PM

Sunday, July 7th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Gates Close: 8:00 PM

Admission:

Adults: $5.00

Children, Seniors: $3.00

Dancers are Free.

Limited Primitive Camping is Free.

STAFF

Master of Ceremonies: Aaron Stevens

Arena Director: Logan Steele

Head Veteran: Shawn Reilly

Head Man: Michael Edwards

Junior Man: Brock Smith

Head Lady: Anmarie Oravecz

Junior Head Lady: Kayla Cwalina

Story Teller: Bonnie Tomasetti

Host Drum:Thunder Nation

Flute Artist: Bud Eaglewolf

Other Drums Are Welcome.

VENDORS ARE BY INVITATION ONLY.

Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy a weekend of fun!!

NO DRUGS, ALCOHOL, WEAPONS OR POLITICS

For Powwow information or questions, contact:

Jennifer Babb

740-934-9353

Look on our Facebook page for directions,

nearby hotels and links to our sponsors.


Ohio


July 12, 13, 14, 2019

"35th Annual The Great Mohican Powwow"

Mohican Reservation Camping & Canoeing

23270 Wally Road South (County Route 3175)

Loudonville, Ashland and Holmes Counties, Ohio

For details and schedule of events, go to their website:

Great Mohican Powwow

Phone: 1-800-766-2267

Mohican Reservation Camping & Canoeing


Ohio


July 27, 28, 2019

"Mad River Woodland Gathering"

Hall-Fawcett Park

4595 County Road 153

Zanesfield, Logan County, Ohio

FREE ADMISSION

ALL DANCERS WELCOME

SATURDAY, MAY 27th:

GRAND ENTRY: 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM

SUNDAY, MAY 28th:

GRAND ENTRY: 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM

DRUMS: Thunder by The Hand

Mingo River Singers and Shawnee Friends

STAFF

ARENA DIRECTOR: Dancing Wolf

MASTER OF CEREMONIES: David Russell

HEAD MALE: Daniel Blue Tail

HEAD FEMALE: Sawyer Hacker

HEAD VETERAN: Standing Bear

LIMITED VENDOR SPACE

NO POLITICS, NO ALCOHOL

For any questions, please contact:

Standing Bear: 937-441-1565

Hawk Reeves: 419-234-4305

WEBSITE:

Logan Hills Gathering


AUGUST


Ohio


August 3, 4, 2019

"22nd Annual Summer Woodland Powwow"

Shawnee Nation United Remnant Band

Zane Shawnee Caverns & South Wind Park

7092 State Route 540

Bellefontaine, Logan County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 3rd:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Sunday, August 4th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Powwow closes at 4:00 PM

Please note that this is This is a Traditional Powwow,

not a competition powwow.

Come join us for Native American drumming, singing, and dancing.

ADMISSION

PUBLIC WELCOME - FREE ENTRY

Food and Merchandise Vendors:

If you would like to vend, please contact our office at:

937-592-9592 Ask for Soange Manitsah (Strong Spirit) Keith

STAFF

Drum: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Drum: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Male: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Female: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Head Veteran: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Arena Director: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Master of Ceremonies: TO BE ANNOUNCED

**Please keep a look out for announcements on **Drum and Dancers**

There is an extensive on site campground with electric and

water sites as well as primitive campsites in the forest.

We have some primitive cabins with electric and our deer cottage.

There is a shower house and porta-johns throughout the campground

To rent a site or cabin, please call our gift shop at 937-592-9592.

We also have a Native American museum and a cave you can tour while you are here!

All are welcome to dance during intertribals. 

PLEASE:

NO DRAMA, NO POLITICS, NO BAD ATTITUDES, AND NO ALCOHOL

We are to come together for two days of singing and dancing.

To enjoy ourselves and make great memories.

Please come join us at our Annual Summer Woodland Powwow.

Information:

Phone: 937-592-9592

Email: kinfolkkitchin@gmail.com

Facebook:

Zane Shawnee Caverns Gift Shop


Indiana


August 9, 10, 11, 2019

"24th Annual Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow"

Please Come And Join Us For What Will Be Our Final Powwow.

Morsches Park

1035 State Route 205

Columbia City, Whitley County, Indiana

Open To The Public

Traditional Woodland Etiquette Observed

No Pets, Please

Please honor our elders and help them when you can.

ADMISSIONS

Adults: $4.00

Children 12 and under: FREE

Registered Dancers and Traders: FREE

Vendors contact:

Cathy: 260-625-4370

Freewill concert Friday at 7:00 PM, Vendors open at 5:00 PM

Silent Auction Saturday, Raffles, and Demonstrations.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, August 9th:

5:00 PM: Gates Open, Vendors Open

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Soarin' Hawk Raptor Rehabilitation

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Stew in the Park

Saturday, August 10th:

10:00 AM: Gates Open

ADMISSION

Adults: $4.00

Children 12 and under: FREE

10:00 AM: Vendors Open (until closing)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Soarin' Hawk Raptor Rehabilitation Presentation/Stories

11:30 AM: Adam Strack Performs

1:00 PM: Grand Entry - East Entrance of Dance arena

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Demonstrations in Family Tent

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Break for Dancers and Participants

6:00 PM: Evening Grand Entry - East Entrance of Dance arena

6:15 PM - 8:00 PM: Evening Dancing

8:00 PM: End of Dancing - Close of Powwow for Saturday

Sunday, August 11th:

10:00 AM: Gates Open

ADMISSION

Adults: $4.00

Children 12 and under: FREE

10:00 AM: Vendors Open (until closing)

10:30 AM: Scholarship Auction - Elders' Tent

10:30 AM - 3:30 PM: Children's Day - Activities for all ages.

Crafts, Games, Stories, and Books.

12:00 PM: Grand Entry - East Entrance of Dance arena

4:00 PM: Traditional presentation of gifts to Elders,

Dignitaries, and Participants

4:00 PM: End of Powwow

Please respect the dance arena as a holy place while at the

Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow:

Do not sit on the straw bales that form the circle unless you are a dancer.

Do not sit at the drum if you are female.

Please stand, if you are able, and remove your hat or cap for honor songs such as 

Grand Entry, the Flag Song, Veterans' Songs, and when 

the Master of Ceremonies request it.

Please stand when an honor song is sung for the women.                        

 The Master of Ceremonies will remind you when an honor song is sung.

Please do not touch the dancers' outfits or feathers.

Please report, to the nearest dancer, any feather that you see on the ground. 

Do not pick it up or move it. There is special ceremony for retrieving it, 

especially if it is an eagle feather. Tribal affiliation will dictate the method of retrieval.

Please enjoy the day with your children. Explain what is expected of them, 

try to find answers to their questions, and attempt to keep track of them! 

And, please remember that the Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow Committee is not 

responsible for accidents, injury or theft.

INFORMATION

Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow

1-260-609-7844

comanche72@centurylink.net

1-260-244-7702

NO DRUGS - NO ALCOHOL - NO PETS


Tennessee


August 10, 2019

"Spirit of Nations Powwow"

Patriot Academy,

419 West Dumplin Valley Road,

Jefferson City, Jefferson County, Tennessee

ALL ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE INSIDE

ADMISSIONS:

Adults: $5.00

Children: $1.00

FREE ADMISSION FOR VETERANS AND CURRENT MILITARY,

AS WELL AS PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN.

DANCERS: FREE ADMISSION, LUNCH PROVIDED,

CHANGING AREAS AVAILABLE

The Spirit of Nations Powwow is an educational and entertaining event which includes American Indian arts and crafts, competition dancing, music, Indian tacos, a silent auction, and children's activities.

Website: Indian Creek Productions


Indiana


August 17, 18, 2019

"37th Annual Traditional Fall Powwow"

American Indian Council, Inc.

Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds

1300 East 100 South (I-65: Exit# 138)

Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana

Saturday, August 17th:

Hours: 10:00 AM to 9:30 PM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM & 6:30 PM

Feast for participants at 5:00 PM

Sunday, August 18th:

Hours: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

Admissions:

General (13 - 59): $5.00

Children (6 - 12): $3.00

Elders (60+): $3.00

Veterans: $3.00

Dancers: FREE (Feast is $3.00)

Ages 5 and under: FREE

HEAD STAFF: TENTATIVE

Host Drum: Little Thunder Singers

Co-Host Drum: Wind Eagle

Arena Director: Aaron Stevens

Head Man Dancer: Bernard Webster

Head Woman Dancer: Natalie Webster

Head Veteran: Steve Beamer

Master of Ceremonies: Roger Campbell

Junior Boy Dancer: Marcus Castoreno

Junior Girl Dancer: Isa Marie Ankron

Flint Knapping: Ron Kennedy

Flute Playing: Ken Noland

Weaving: Sharon & Tony Wells

Kids' Crafts: Sandy Noland

Face Painter: Renee Fowler

Native American Singing, Dancing, Red Road Specials, and Food. and

Additional drums will be honored with Blanket Dances.

CAMPING

Primitive: $5.00

Tents with Electric: $15.00

Anything on Wheels: $25.00 per day/per unit

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:

Host Hotel:

Econo Lodge

765-482-9611

Ask for powwow rate

Other Area Hotels:

Comfort Inn

765-482-4800

Holiday Inn Express

765-483-4100

Motel 6

765-482-9190

Super 8

765-482-9999

For more information, contact the coordinators:

Sandy Maddox: maddox.s@comcast.net, 765-453-9025, Chair

Sally Tuttle: 765-453-1298, Co-Chair / Powwow Publicity

Vivian Anderson: 765-453-0259, Co-Chair / Council Treasurer

Website:

American Indian Council

Facebook Page:

American Indian Council Inc

We are a not for profit organization dedicated to the preservation

and promotion of our Native American Heritage.

Not responsible in the event of accident or injury.

No drugs, alcohol, or firearms are allowed on site.

No outside raffles.

Trading by invitation only.

No politics - Just Fun!

No pets by order of the fairgrounds.

Bringing your own lawn chairs is highly recommended.

We reserve the right to ask anyone to leave the powwow.


Ohio


August 17, 18, 2019

"Honor Our Veterans And 1st Responders Powwow"

Shelby County Fairgrounds

700 Fair Avenue

Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio

Please bring your own lawn chairs.

Schedule

Saturday, August 17th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

Gates Close: 8:00 PM

Sunday, August 18th:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

Gates Close: 5:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION AND FREE PARKING FOR THE ENTIRE POWWOW

ALL VENDORS MUST FOLLOW THE INDIANS ARTS & CRAFTS LAWS!!!!

ALL PETS MUST BE ON A SIX FOOT LEASH.

VENDORS WITH PETS MUST PLACE THEM BEHIND YOUR VENDING POST AT ALL TIMES.

Head Staff

Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced

Arena Director: Mike Park

Head Veteran: Shawn Reilly

Head Man Dancer: To Be Announced

Head Woman Dancer: Sawyer Hacker

Host Drum: Southern Singers

Co-Host Drum: Thunder Nation

THIS A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT -

NO DRUGS, NO ALCOHOL, NO POLITICS

For more information

To Be Announced


Ohio


August 24, 25, 2019

"Honoring Our Veterans Hocking Hills Powwow"

Presented by The Region Of Moundbuilders

Hocking Hills Market & Flea Market

26792 US 33 East & State Route 374

Rockbridge, Hocking County, Ohio

PUBLIC WELCOMED!!!!

SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 24th:

Opens: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Closes: 7:00 PM

Sunday, August 25th:

Opens: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Closes: 5:00 PM

Experience Native Dancers, Native Crafts, Jewelry, Native Food,

Cultural Demonstrations.

This is a family friendly event so bring the kids.

ADMISSION

Adults: $5.00 per person

Children 10 and under, Seniors, and Veterans: FREE

FREE Primitive Camping, FREE Parking.

NO DRUGS, ALCOHOL OR POLITICS

Bring Blanket and chairs to sit on.

HEAD STAFF

Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced

Arena Director: To Be Announced

Head Man: To Be Announced

Head Lady: To Be Announced

Head Veteran: To Be Announced

Flute: To Be Announced

Drum: To Be Announced

Rendezvous Folks Welcome and Wanted

ALL DRUMS WELCOME INTERTRIBAL AS WELL

For Information, Contact:

Shawn Reilly: 740-403-5560

Directions:

From Columbus, take US 33 East to State Route 374.

Turn left at the Hocking Hills Flea Market entrance.


Kentucky


August 31, September 1, 2019

"11th Annual Honoring Our Veterans Powwow"

Sponsored by the Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum

Labor Day Weekend

K & S Farm (Old Monhollen Farm)

4116 Cumberland Falls Highway

Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky

Labor Day Weekend

SCHEDULE

3 GRAND ENTRIES

Saturday, August 31st:

Gates Open: 10:00 AM

Grand Entry: 11:00 AM & 6:00 PM

Sunday, September 1st:

Gate Opens: 11:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Bring Folding Chairs

Admission:

Adults: $7.00

Children under 12 are FREE

FREE ADMISSION FOR VETERANS WITH PROPER ID

Free Parking & Primitive Camping

Native American Drums, Dancers, Flute Music, Story Tellers, Vendors, 

and Demonstrators.

Petting Zoo & Pony Rides

Bring your folding chair and enjoy!

Competition Powwow

Over $19,000.00 in Prize Money

Senior Men: $2,250.00

Senior Women: $2,250.00

Adult Men (18 & up): $4,500.00

Adult Women (18 & up): $4,500.00

Youth Men (12 to 17): $2,100.00

Youth Women (12 to 17): $2,100.00

Youth Boys (8 to 11): $700.00

Youth Girls (8 to 11): $700.00

Tiny Tots: Each Winner Receives $10.00

Judging will be done by Points System

Drum Competition

1st Place: $2,000.00

2nd Place: $1,000.00

3rd Place: $500.00

For more information, contact:

Ken Phillips

Phone: 606-526-5635

Email: sioux80@msn.com

Website:

Kentucky Native American Heritage Museum

Kentucky Arts Council

The States Arts Agency provides operating support to

 the museum with state tax dollars & federal funding from

the National Endowment for the Arts.

Whitley County Tourism provides partial funding for this event.


Indiana


August 31, September 1, 2019

"59th Tecumseh Lodge Powwow"

Tecumseh Lodge

Tipton County 4-H Fairgrounds

4 Fairgrounds Road

Tipton, Tipton County, Indiana

Head Man Dancer: Leland McCain (Odessa, Texas)

Head Woman Dancer: Leah Fenner Gray (Terre Haute, Indiana)

Head Gourd Dancer: Ryan Worden

Master Of Ceremonies: Chris Bryant (Goode, Virginia)

Southern Drum: Francis Stumbungbear (Chelsea, Oklahoma)

Head Singer - Kiowa/Otoe - Missouria/Creek

Northern Drums: Kingfisher Singers  and MacKenzie River

SATURDAY EVENTS:

Traders Open: 9:00 AM

Craft Seminars: 9:00 AM

Gourd Dancing: 1:00 PM

Intertribal Dancing: 3:00 PM

Grand Entry: 7:30 PM

SUNDAY EVENTS:

Traders Open: 9:00 AM

Craft Contest And Fine Arts Display: 9:00 AM

Gourd Dancing: 1:00 PM

Intertribal Dancing: 3:00 PM

Grand Entry: 7:30 PM

Seminars Saturday Morning In The Community Building

Topics and presenters to be announced.

Craft Contest and Fine Arts Display: Sunday 9:00 AM In The Community Building

Fine Arts Display Will Feature:

"Roaches, Spreaders, Pins, and Drops"

Please Bring Your Items For Display And Crafts For The Contest

Midnight Auction: Saturday Night

ONLY AMERICAN INDIAN OR POWWOW RELATED ITEMS TO BE INCLUDED

NO DRUGS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED

NO GROUND FIRES

NO OUTSIDE RAFFLES

NO ADMITTANCE TO THE GROUNDS UNTIL 8:00 AM, FRIDAY, AUGUST 31st

**ANIMALS PERMITTED ON LEASH WITH CURRENT VACCINATION CERTIFICATE**

PARTICIPANT FEES:

Adults: $5.00

Children Under 13: $1.00

Children Age 4 & Under: FREE

Camping Electrical Hookups: $15.00 Per Night RV

**$10.00 / Weekend for Tent Campers**

SPECTATOR FEES PER DAY:

Adults: $5.00

Children 12 & Under: $2.00

Children Age 4 & Under: FREE

Seniors (65+): $3.00

$15.00 Maximum Per Family

Host Hotel:

Day's Inn

Kokomo, Indiana

AUGUST 15th CUTOFF FOR GROUP RATE

CALL: 765-453-7100 AND ASK FOR THE TECUMSEH POWWOW RATE

Information

Web Site:

Tecumseh Lodge

Facebook:

Search Tecumseh Lodge for updates

Map linkhttp://goo.gl/maps/5MLNt


SEPTEMBER


Kentucky


September 7, 8, 2019

"32nd Annual Trail of Tears Powwow"

Cherokee Trail of Tears Commemorative Park Powwow Grounds

100 Trail of Tears Drive

Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky

GRAND ENTRIES

Saturday, September 7th:

11:30 AM & 6:00 PM

Sunday, September 8th:

1:00 PM

ADMISSION

Adults: $10.00

Children 7 - 12: $5.00

Children under 6: FREE

FREE PARKING 

HEAD STAFF

Master of Ceremonies: Rob Daugherty

Host Drum: Medicine Tail

Arena Director: Jimmy Reedy

Dance Judge: Thomas Rolin

Singing Judge: Shannon Ross

Head Veteran: Ronnie Headly

Head Man: Selected Every Session

Head Woman: Selected Every Session

Sound provided by Hokah Sound

Dance Competition

OVER $20,000.00 in prize money

Drum Competition

First Place: $2,000.00

Second Place: $1,000.00

Third Place: $500.00

Please sign up in advance or during registration for all separate special dances.

If no more than three registered dancers are present,

the committee will combine categories.

Each year, the weekend after Labor Day, come enjoy

Native American Dance Competitions, singing, storytelling,

Indian flute demonstrations, Native American arts & crafts,

Native American Jewelry, clothing, books, art, collectibles,

Refreshments including Indian Fry Bread, and other delicious treats!!

For More Information call:

Tourist Center: 270-887-2300

Heritage Center: 270-886-8033

Timothy Moss: 270-987-9806 

Trail of Tears Commemorative Park


Indiana


September 7, 8, 2019

"16th Annual Andersontown Powwow"

Andersontown Powwow and Indian Market

Athletic Park

410 East 8th Street

Anderson, Madison County, Indiana

ADMISSION:

Adults: $7.00

Ages 8 & Under: FREE

FREE PARKING

Saturday, September 7th:

10:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Grand Entries: 1:00 PM and 7:00 PM

Intertribal Dancing: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM & 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sunday, September 8th:

10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Grand Entries: 1:00 PM

Intertribal Dancing: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Head Man Dancer: Rusty Lowrence, Ponca

Head Woman Dancer: Dakota Smith

Host Southern Drum: Strong Heart - Mel Hoefling, Head Singer

Northern Drum: Kingfishers -  Bill Huey, Head Singer

Master of Ceremonies: Dee Ketchum, Delaware

Arena Director: Michael Pace, Delaware

The Andersontown Powwow showcases open and exhibition dancing

in the arena. The powwow is an intertribal celebration and welcomes all

dancers. Visitors can enjoy the beat of the Native American drums and learn native dances like the round, bean, two-step, stomp dances, and more. Plus, learn about customs, clothing, and traditions of many different tribes. Event goers are invited to dance in the arena.

Intertribal dancing will follow immediately the grand entries.

Hotels, Lodging, Camping & RV Information

Host Hotel

Comfort Inn

2229 East 59th Street

Anderson, Madison County, Indiana

Phone: 765-649-3000

Lodging & Camping:

A limited number of primitive camp sites are available onsite at the

Andersontown Powwow grounds at Athletic Park.

We can accommodate anything from tents to RV's.

~Electrical hookups available (must supply power cords)

~Bring extension cords; limited parking near outlets.

~Receptacles offered for most common RV plugs.

~Camping available Thursday - Sunday.

~Campfires allowed.

~No firewood available on site.

~No pets please.

~Only service dogs permitted inside powwow grounds.

FOR INFORMATION:

Phone: 765-203-9770

Email: debbie.webb@andersontownpowwow.org

Website:

Andersontown Powwow

Map to event: http://goo.gl/maps/gaeOi


Indiana


September 14, 15, 2019

"15th Annual Bluff City Powwow"

Rockport City Park

928 Fairground Drive

Rockport, Spencer County, Indiana

Celebrating Our Fifteen Anniversary Year

SCHEDULE

Saturday, September 14th:

Gates Open: 11:00 AM

Grand Entry: 1:00 PM

Sunday, September 15th:

Gates Open: 11:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 NOON

Admission

Adults: $6.00 or $5.00 with donation of a non-perishable food item

for the Christian Resource Center's Food Pantry

Kids 12 & Under: FREE!

STAFF

Host Drum: Thunder With The Hands

Guest Drum: Dragonfly Wing

Head Man Dancer: Joshua McMinn

Head Lady Dancer: Nina Fox

Head Veteran Dancer: Barry Brown

Junior Head Man Dancer: To Be Announced

Junior Head Lady Dancer: To Be Announced

Color Guard:

Ohio Valley Native American Veteran Warrior Society (OVNAVWS)

Master of Ceremonies: Frank Brant

Arena Director: Rock Blanchard

For more information, contact:

Rock Blanchard

Phone: 812-459-8643

Email: rock104@sbsglobal.net

Dorothy Blanchard

Phone: 812-459-8645


Ohio


September 14, 15, 2019

"Paw Paw Moon Powwow"

George Rogers Clark Park

930 South Tecumseh Road

Springfield, Clark County, Ohio

SCHEDULE

Saturday, September 14th:

Gates Open: 8:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Gates Close: 6:00 PM

Sunday, September 15th:

Gates Open: 8:00 AM

Grand Entry: 12:00 PM

Gates Close: 4:00 PM

ADMISSION

Adults: $5.00

Children Ages 12 and Under: FREE

Tent and RV camping available

Wood, Water, and Port-a-John's Provided

Your 2019 Paw Paw Moon Staff

Host Drum: Chaska Hotain

Featured Drum: Southern Singers

Walk-on Drums Welcome!

Head Veteran: Charlie Keith

Head Woman: Beckie Keith

Head Man: Charlie Hodges

Arena Director: Aaron Stevens

Master of Ceremonies: Justin Houston

Food Provided By: To Be Announced

Entertainment: To Be Announced

Staff Camping in Kispoke Village, a recreated historic Woodland Village

View Tour of Kispoke Village at:

Kispoke Village

For Reservations for Camping, Vending, etc, please contact:

Justin Houston 937-604-4252


Tennessee


September 14, 15, 2019

"Trade Mill & Native Heritage Days"

Trade Community Center & Grist Mill

228 Modock Road

Trade, Johnson County, Tennessee

SCHEDULE

Saturday, September 14th:

Gates Open: 8:30 AM

Grand Entry: 10:00 PM

Gates Close: 10:00 PM

TRADE BLANKET TO FOLLOW AFTER THINGS SLOW DOWN

Sunday, September 15th:

Gates Open: 8:30 AM

Grand Entry: 10:00 PM

Gates Close: 5:00 PM

ADMISSION

Adults: $5.00

Children 5 years & older: $2.00

Children 4 years & younger: FREE

CAMPING FOR DANCERS AND VENDORS

STAFF

Drummers: Good Thunder

Master of Ceremonies: Dale Cloer

Head Man: James Whatthawk

Head Lady: Melissa Whiteface

Head Veteran: Bryan Norris

ALSO PERFORMING:

Emerson Begay, Chris Ferree, Benjamin Raven, White Fox

There will be Social Dances, Candy Dances, Intertribal Dancing,

Lots of Dancing (no competition), storytelling, flute playing.

Tomahawk Arena, Teepee

Plus there will be Bluegrass Music, Clogging, Hit & Miss Engines, Crafters,

Demonstrations, Food Vendors, A Children's Corner, Bonce Houses,

Blacksmithing, Apple Butter Making, Wood Working, All Kinds of Bands,

Old Cars, Petting Zoos, Luck of The Draw, Kids Beauty Pageant, Antiques,

Museum, and Visit The Mill.

Trade Community Center Mill


Ohio


September 20, 21, 22, 2019

"35th Annual The Great Mohican Powwow"

Mohican Reservation Camping & Canoeing

23270 Wally Road South (County Route 3175)

Loudonville, Ashland and Holmes Counties, Ohio

For details and schedule of events, go to their website:

Great Mohican Powwow

Phone: 1-800-766-2267

Mohican Reservation Camping & Canoeing

www.mohicanreservation.com


Ohio


September 21, 2019

"Great Miami River First Peoples Celebration"

Governor Bebb Metro Park

1979 Bebb Park Road

Okeana, Butler County, Ohio

EVENT INFORMATION TO BE ANNOUNCED


Indiana


September 28, 29, 2019

"Steve Witt Memorial 24th Annual Gathering of The People Powwow"

"LOOKING TOWARD THE FUTURE"

Vigo County Conservation Club

10382 Grotto Road

Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana

DIRECTIONS:

From Terre Haute:

Drive east on US 40 to the Seelyville intersection.

Turn north on Main Street and follow signs.

From Brazil:

Travel west to the junction of US 340 and US 40,

turn north on Miami Grove Road.

Drive 1.4 miles to the first crossroad, which is Grotto Road,

turn west and drive 1.2 miles to the Club grounds.

FREE PARKING!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

EVERYONE WELCOME!

CHECK BACK MORE DETAILS FORTH COMING

BRING YOUR LAWN CHAIRS AND ENJOY THE DAY!

NO ALCOHOL, DRUGS OR FIREARMS ALLOWED ON THE PREMISES!

Website:

Vigo County Conservation Club


Tennessee


September 28, 29, 2019

"Cumberland Plateau Powwow"

Smith County AG Center

159 AG Center Lane

Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Native American Traditional Powwow

SCHEDULE

Saturday, September 28th:

GATES OPEN: 9:00 AM

GATES CLOSE: 6:00 PM

Sunday, September 29th:

GATES OPEN: 9:00 AM

GATES CLOSE: 5:00 PM

Everyone welcome. Bring lawn chairs.

Craft vendors, Food vendors. 

For more information, contact:

931-544-4908


OCTOBER


Indiana


October 12, 13, 2019

"Wolf Creek Habitat's 1st Annual Honoring Our Veterans Gathering"

Wolf Creek Habitat

14099 Wolf Creek Road

Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana

HOURS:

Saturday, October 14th: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 15th: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Head Dancers: To Be Announced

Master of Ceremonies: To Be Announced

Drum: To Be Announced

Head Veteran: To Be Announced

All Drums and Dancers Welcome

There will be dancing, drums, flutes, vendors, and great food.

NO PETS PLEASE, this is a wolf habitat. We be offering a Shuttle Service from the fairgrounds to Wolf Creek. The reason is we have run out of parking. only volunteers, vendors, participants, handicapped, and bikes will be allowed to park on the grounds. Donations for the shuttle service would be greatly appreciated .

Bring your chairs or blankets to sit on but please leave these at home:

Drugs, Alcohol, Fireworks, Firearms, Politics.

For more information, call Kathy at 513-312-9143

or email at wolfcreekhabitat@msn.com

You can also visit our website for more details:

Wolf Creek Habitat


Tennessee


October 18, 19, 20, 2019

"38th Annual Indian Education Tennessee Powwow"

Long Hunter State Park

2910 Hobson Pike

Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

Directions:

From I-24:

Take Exit 62 North, Old Hickory Boulevard.

Follow signs north to the Powwow.

From I-40:

Take Exit 226-A, Mount Juliet Road.

Follow signs south to the Powwow.

Parking is available for free adjacent to Powwow grounds.

Enter at the Main park entrance

Primitive camping available at the powwow.

There are no hook-ups and no shower.

SCHEDULE:

Friday, October 18th:

9:00 AM until

School day

Saturday, October 19th:

10:00 AM until

Opening Ceremony: 11:00 AM

Sunday, October 20st:

10:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Opening Ceremony: 11:00 AM

Tickets available at the Gate.

Admission:

Adults: $8.00 per adult

Seniors: $4.00

Children (ages 6 - 12): $4.00

Children ages 5 & under: FREE

Handicapped: FREE

Proceeds go to the NAIA Scholarship & Emergency Relief Funds.

The NAIA-TN is a non-profit tax exempt corporation,

chartered in the State of Tennessee in 1983.

Prize Money will be awarded in 20 different dance categories,

ranging from Junior Boys/Girls to Senior Men/Women.

a Native American Indian Arts and Crafts Demonstration Village is included.

ALL DANCERS, DEMONSTRATORS, AND VENDORS MUST BE ENROLLED

MEMBERS OF NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES.

Staff:

Master of Ceremonies: Tim Tall Chief Jones (Oklahoma)

Arena Director: Bill Takes Horse (Oklahoma)

Host Drums: To Be Announced

A Powwow is a gathering of indigenous Indians who come together

to dance, celebrate, laugh, and socialize.

For Information:

Ray Emanuel

Phone: 615-232-9179

Email: naia@naiatn.org

Website: Native American Indian Association Of Tennessee

Sponsored By:

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Greater Nashville Regional Council

Memorial Foundation

Metro Arts Commission

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp

Regions Bank

Tennessee Arts Commission

Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

NISSAN Foundation

Native American Indian Association of Tennessee

230 Spence Lane

Nashville, Tennessee 37210-3623

Phone: 615-232-9179

Email: naia@naiatn.org

Website: NAIA-TN



NOVEMBER


Tennessee


November 16, 17, 2019

"Dickson County Powwow & Flute Festival"

Dickson County Fairgrounds

1053 Tennessee 47

Dickson, Dickson County, Tennessee

ADMISSION

Adults: $7.00

Kids 6 - 12 & Seniors: $5.00

Kids 5 & under: FREE

As per Fairground Rules, NO PETS ALLOWED! SORRY!

POWWOW STAFF

Master of Ceremonies: Lowery Begay

Arena Director: Jimmy Reedy

Head Man: Zeke Reedy

Head Woman: Lori Reedy

Host Drum: Medicine Tail

Guest Drum: Eagle Nation

FLUTE PERFORMANCE

Master of Ceremonies: Emerson Begay

Jarrett Grey Wildcatt

Kyle Coatney

Gaby Nagle

FLUTE WORKSHOP

OPEN MIC FOR PUBLIC

Aztec Dance Group: Llhuicamina Flechador Del Cielo

Bowdriller: Frank Lackey

Flintnapper: Stanley Blanchard

PUBLIC WELCOME - DANCERS WELCOME - DRUMS WELCOME

This a Family Event, NO DRUGS, ALCOHOL OR FIREARMS ALLOWED!

Bring a chair and enjoy the weekend with us!

HOST HOTEL:

Super 8

150 Suzanne Drive

Dickson, Dickson County, Tennessee  37055

615-446-1923

For More Information, Contact:

Shontel McBride - 256-690-2362

Vendor Contact: Buffalo Yellowbird - 256-620-0402

Flute Workshop: Carmen Halaghu - 404-713-7844

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